Editio Musica Budapest


Kurtág: 6 Moments musicaux, Op. 44

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    • Composer: György Kurtág
    • Format: Playing Score
    • Instrumentation: Violin II, Violin I, Cello, Viola
    • ISMN: 979-008014512-8
    • Size: 9 x 12.0 inches
    • Pages: 34

    _This edition is a "playing score," meaning that the musicians should use the score, there are no individual parts included._

    Kurtág, winner of the 2006 Grawemeyer Award in music composition, began composition of this work, his fourth string quartet, in 1999, and completed it in 2005. in this suite of 6 movements Kurtág borrows music from other compositions, particularly from his lengthy _J átékok_ for piaNo. _6 Moments Musicaux_ was premiered in February of 2006 in Bordeaux, France, during a celebration of the composer's 80th birthday, performed by the Keller Quartet.